Postgraduate Diploma in Cellular & Molecular Diagnostics

by Manipal University Dubai

After completing one year postgraduate Diploma in Cellular & Molecular Diagnostics, the candidate can work in the diagnostics labs.

AED 31600

Contact the Institutes

Fill this form
Manipal University Dubai Logo

img Duration

1 Year

Course Details



Over past few there is a tremendous increase in the population of the UAE as well as in the healthcare providers; As of 2010, the population in the UAE was estimated at 9,206,000, of which Emirati nationals represent 19 percent.


There are currently 104 hospitals throughout the seven Emirates and the World Health Organization reports that there are currently 19.3 physicians and 40.9 Nurses and Midwives per 10,000 persons in the U.A.E. Secondly also there is


Secondly also there is increase of genetically influenced disease among the UAE population. All this is a need for the patients to be first diagnosed using molecular markers. As there is an increase in the number of patients, there is also increasing in the number of technical support who will be required in the diagnostics labs.



Upon successful completion of the program, the students shall:


- Get an overall exposure to various aspects of Molecular Diagnostics


- Understand the potential of Cellular & Molecular Diagnostics through knowledge of theoretical and experimental training.


- Develop various laboratory skill sets required to be a successful Professional Technican in Cellular & Molecular Diagnostics


Advantage of the Certification:


After completing one year postgraduate Diploma in Cellular & Molecular Diagnostics, the candidate can work in the diagnostics labs. One of the advantages of this diploma is that candidates can easily get the MOH or DHA license with the postgraduate Diploma in Cellular & Molecular Diagnostics, which however, not possible with simply BSc degrees.

Manipal University (MU), Dubai is a branch campus of Manipal University, India, one of the largest private universities in the country enrolling over 25,000 students across disciplines. Manipal University, India is home to some of the finest institutions of academic excellence including Kasturba Medical College & Manipal Institute of Technology. 

Manipal University established its presence in Dubai, UAE in the year 2000. Since its inception, Dubai has grown into a leading multi-disciplinary university in the Middle East attracting students not only from UAE but from across the GCC and the rest of the Middle East and Africa region. At present, Manipal University, Dubai enrolls over 1,800 students from 33 nations across the globe. 

Similar to its mother campus back home in Manipal, the Dubai branch campus of Manipal University offers students a variety of disciplines to pursue their undergraduate and graduate courses under Engineering & Information Technology, Management, Bio-Technology, Interior Design & Architecture and Media & Communication. 

Manipal University Dubai has a thriving alumni base of over 4,000 students most of whom have gone on to pursue their further studies at leading universities across the world while others have joined the corporate sector in the UAE and in India and are making a positive impact at their workplace and to the society at large.

  • Academic City Branch

    Manipal University Dubai, G-04, Academic City, Dubai

© 2024 All Rights Reserved. Terms and Conditions of use | Privacy Policy